All Events

Monday

Opening Gala
Mon • 6:30 PM • Water @ Pier One

Tuesday

The Power of Difference presented by Think with Google
Tue • 8:00 AM • MCA Harbourside Room
Global Keynote Series: ‘What’s The F**king Point?
Tue • 9:30 AM • Global Keynote Stage
 
Global Keynote Series: Why is Trust a Brand’s Most Valuable Asset?
Tue • 10:10 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: A CMO View: Innovation in a Globalised Advertising Industry
Tue • 10:50 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Opening Keynote: The State of Digital Advertising in 2019
Tue • 12:00 PM • News Corp Stage
Honey I Shrunk The Screen
Tue • 12:00 PM • Verizon Media Stage
 
Adventures With The 30 Hour Work Week
Tue • 12:00 PM • ThinkTV Stage
TV’s Tipping Point: Streaming Has Become Mainstream
Tue • 12:10 PM • News Corp Stage
Mentoring, Multi-Tasking and Making Your Mark
Tue • 12:15 PM • Mary's Underground
Why Your Brand Needs an Audio Logo, and How to Create an Effective One.
Tue • 12:20 PM • Mi3 Stage
The Power of Audio
Tue • 12:30 PM • Mi3 Stage
 
Closing the Gap for Indigenous Creatives
Tue • 12:45 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Fast Forward – The Future of Video Advertising
Tue • 12:50 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Connecting in a Culture of Expression
Tue • 1:00 PM • News Corp Stage
Australia's Audio Tipping Point
Tue • 1:20 PM • Mi3 Stage
How TV Tackles the Big Issues and Helps Shape Australia’s Cultural Evolution
Tue • 1:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Demystifying A.I. For the Future
Tue • 1:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
The Future of Digital Immersion
Tue • 1:50 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Native Advertising Mythbusting
Tue • 1:50 PM • News Corp Stage
Global vs. Local: How Brands Can Win in APAC
Tue • 2:00 PM • News Corp Stage
Podcasts That Cut Through
Tue • 2:10 PM • Mi3 Stage
Diversity in Advertising Research Findings
Tue • 2:25 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Men and #metoo. Is Male Advertising Over, As We Know It?
Tue • 2:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
The Art and Science of Emotional Storytelling
Tue • 2:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Get Real: How Authentic Partnerships are Driving Customer Growth
Tue • 2:50 PM • News Corp Stage
Delivering on Customer Expectations: Powering Creativity with Data
Tue • 3:00 PM • Mi3 Stage
Difference Makes a Difference
Tue • 3:25 PM • ThinkTV Stage
The Seven Sins of Supply Chain Transparency
Tue • 3:30 PM • Verizon Media Stage
What’s Contagious, Infectious, and More Powerful Than Viral Content? A Smile.
Tue • 3:40 PM • News Corp Stage
Connecting with Connected TV
Tue • 3:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
5G: The Age of Humans
Tue • 3:50 PM • News Corp Stage
 
Winning In The Moment: Building a Performance Marketing Culture
Tue • 3:50 PM • Mi3 Stage
Revenge of the Nerds: From Backroom to Boardroom
Tue • 4:30 PM • Verizon Media Stage
The Evolution of Gender: Are Marketers Keeping Pace with Australia’s Changing Views on Gender?
Tue • 4:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Young Blood: The New Australia
Tue • 4:40 PM • Mi3 Stage
 
Building a Movement: a Campaign to Reverse Sydney's Lock Out Laws
Tue • 4:40 PM • News Corp Stage
Nightly Networking Cocktails
Tue • 5:15 PM • Coney Island @ Luna Park

Wednesday

Innovation in the Agency of the Future presented by Microsoft & LinkedIn
Wed • 7:30 AM • Starship Sydney
 
Global Keynote Series: Future Proof: Marketing Transformation In The 2020s
Wed • 9:30 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: Making Brands Famous in the World Today
Wed • 10:10 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: Mona – And the Asymmetric Upside of Creativity
Wed • 10:50 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: Why Machine Learning Can Help Cure Blindness But Not Bad Creative
Wed • 11:30 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Storytelling in the Mobile Era
Wed • 12:00 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Financial Times Culture & Commerce Luncheon
Wed • 12:00 PM • Bentley
Safe Streaming - The Future of Child Focused Digital Advertising
Wed • 12:00 PM • ThinkTV Stage
The Attention Economy – Being Heard, Staying Heard
Wed • 12:00 PM • Mi3 Stage
Boomtown Culture & Commerce Luncheon
Wed • 12:15 PM • Mary's Underground
Beyond Byron, Binet and Bytes
Wed • 12:15 PM • News Corp Stage
How to Be a Digital Disruptor
Wed • 12:30 PM • Mi3 Stage
The 2024 Agency
Wed • 12:45 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Meeting Consumer Needs For a Privacy-First Future
Wed • 12:50 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Building Consumer Trust
Wed • 1:00 PM • News Corp Stage
People First: Building Ideas that Thrive in a Connected World
Wed • 1:20 PM • Mi3 Stage
 
Mental Health: The Industry's Big Issue
Wed • 1:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Hidden Opportunities in Today’s Digital Content Explosion: Chapter 1 Lifestyle
Wed • 1:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Reprogramming Programmatic
Wed • 1:50 PM • Verizon Media Stage
The Dying Art of Brand Building (And How to Revive It)
Wed • 2:00 PM • News Corp Stage
Secrets and Lies: Uncovering the Underbelly of Australia
Wed • 2:10 PM • Mi3 Stage
Is Facebook Good For the World?
Wed • 2:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Changing the World: Innovation, Technology and Social Impact
Wed • 2:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Getting Comfortable with the Uncomfortable: A CMO Debate
Wed • 2:50 PM • News Corp Stage
The Leadership Gap: The Blueprint for Customer Centricity
Wed • 3:00 PM • Mi3 Stage
Designing for Participation
Wed • 3:25 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Hidden Opportunities in Today’s Digital Content Explosion: Part 2 Entertainment
Wed • 3:30 PM • Verizon Media Stage
The Rise of Emerging Channels
Wed • 3:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Driving 100% Growth through Local Marketing
Wed • 3:40 PM • News Corp Stage
'The Long and the Short of It', Driving Growth for B2B Marketers
Wed • 3:50 PM • Mi3 Stage
McDonalds: How to Have a 45+ Year Relationship in Adland
Wed • 3:50 PM • News Corp Stage
Burnout vs Resilience: a Personal Journey Towards a New Form of Leadership
Wed • 4:15 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Knife Fight In a Native Ad-Box
Wed • 4:30 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Measure Purpose = Conscious Capitalism (without a f#ck up or knives)
Wed • 4:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
How Not to F#ck Up a Merger
Wed • 4:40 PM • Mi3 Stage
 
Nightly Networking Cocktails
Wed • 5:15 PM • Coney Island @ Luna Park

Thursday

Culture Shock: Sport’s Most Common Injury
Thu • 8:00 AM • MCA Harbourside Room
Global Keynote Series: Fireside Chat with Antonio Lucio
Thu • 9:30 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: Conversations That Shape Culture
Thu • 10:10 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: The Soulful Art of Persuasion
Thu • 10:50 AM • Global Keynote Stage
Global Keynote Series: Let's Look at Branding
Thu • 11:30 AM • Global Keynote Stage
The Future of Visual Storytelling
Thu • 12:10 PM • Verizon Media Stage
 
Transparency and Measurement within Influencer Marketing - Time to Put the Fyre Out
Thu • 12:10 PM • Mi3 Stage
A Great Debate: What's More Important for Building Brand Love - Culture or Code?
Thu • 12:15 PM • Mary's Underground
Pitch For Purpose
Thu • 12:15 PM • News Corp Stage
A Data Foundation for Modern Advertising Strategies
Thu • 12:30 PM • Mi3 Stage
So You Want To Be a Marketer…What It Will Take to Succeed In Marketing In The 21st Century?
Thu • 12:45 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Building Trust and Brand Loyalty Through Data
Thu • 12:50 PM • Verizon Media Stage
The Future of TV is Here
Thu • 1:00 PM • News Corp Stage
Go Big or Go Home
Thu • 1:20 PM • Mi3 Stage
The Things I Wish I Knew
Thu • 1:35 PM • ThinkTV Stage
Is the recent growth in OOH sustainable?
Thu • 1:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Delivering Growth with Responsible Data-Driven Marketing
Thu • 1:50 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Hidden Opportunities in Today’s Digital Content Explosion: Part 3 News
Thu • 1:50 PM • News Corp Stage
Where Brands Boom
Thu • 2:00 PM • News Corp Stage
Clickety Boom! How Digital Brands & TV Ignite Brand Growth
Thu • 2:10 PM • Mi3 Stage
Human Marketing
Thu • 2:40 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Influencer Marketing for Marketers who Hate Influencer Marketing
Thu • 2:50 PM • News Corp Stage
The Social Evolution
Thu • 3:00 PM • Mi3 Stage
Who Run the World
Thu • 3:25 PM • ThinkTV Stage
WTF is Programmatic Native?
Thu • 3:30 PM • Verizon Media Stage
Hidden Opportunities in Today’s Digital Content Explosion: Part 4 Shopping
Thu • 3:40 PM • News Corp Stage
Future of Publishing
Thu • 3:50 PM • News Corp Stage
The Diversity of Values in Australia: Understanding People's Different Priorities
Thu • 3:50 PM • Mi3 Stage
 
IBM Watson Analyses 15 years of VICE Australia
Thu • 4:40 PM • Mi3 Stage
 
Nightly Networking Cocktails
Thu • 5:15 PM • Coney Island @ Luna Park